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carrier. the airports have been rough over the past couple of days with superstorm sandy. in our neck of the woods, definitely quieting down. the unsettled weather will continue for 24 more hours as the storm system pulls out. next we turn to the potential for very dense fog. and we have to get through very gusty winds later on today as the system pulls out. what to expect? showers will clear by midday. most of the activity has been trending from north to south. still about 58 degrees here in san jose. you're already in the 60s in the city where the sun is breaking through. a mix of sun and clouds throughout the remainder of the day. sunset tonight at 6:10. it's going down so early. but as you know, we have a time change just around the corner. a little patchy fog on friday. widespread fog saturday. and settled weather, comfortable conditions, good-looking weekend. that's your tease. >> and the weekend is spectacular with that extra hour to sleep. >> that just makes everything better. >> see you in a minute. >>> she mentioned superstorm sandy. millions across the northeast are beginni
. you see the disconnect here? >> reporter: the pain from sandy still fresh in communities anxious to recover. in atlantic city, new jersey, i'm an danielle leigh, nbc news. >>> this morning we're hearing firsthand accounts of what it was actually like when hurricane sandy rolled ashore now that jfk land guardia are back up and running. we were there when a number of flights landed at sfo last night. a lot of people telling us firsthand exactly what they witnessed. >> i have a 15-year-old daughter who was terrified and she thought that we were going to die. >> telephone poles that have been cracked at the base. >> mile to mile lines for gas. people about 50 deep with gas cans because the electricity is spotty so some places have electricity, some places don't. >> so much devastation out there. some bay area help is on the way to victims. yahoo! helping spearhead hurricane relief efforts here in the bay area. so far more than $450,000 have been donated. the american red cross silicon valley chapter reporting $2 million raised over the past two days. that is great. it will definitely
one. >>> good morning. more misery as the northeast sandy. a new threat, another storm the new jobs report is out this morning. it is mixed news. 171,000 jobs added. the unemployment rate up slightly to 7.9%. we will get reaction from both campaigns. >>> and walk this way. new yorkers in need of a lift are about to get one on our plaza. the count down has gun for air oh smith's first ever morning show concert today, friday, november 2nd, 2012. >>> from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie. live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> good morning, welcome to "today." 7:00 a.m. on the west coast on friday. i am matt lauer. >> i am savannah guthrie. it has been a hard week around here. we are excited to have something to smile about. aerosmith is here. >> i listened to the check. and the visual of them on the concert stage is something to remember. it is a great distraction. but only a distraction from the on-going problems in the wake of the storm sandy. this morning, the death toll from the storm has risen from more than 90 people. there's a lot of talk abo
efforts from hurricane sandy on this thursday, november 1st. this is "today in the bay." >>> well, it is 5:00. good morning, everybody. thank you very much for joining us. i'm jon kelley. >> and i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> right now we can tell you a big, big step right now, hoping to get things back to normal in that aftermath of superstorm sandy. sfo says all the flights from the east coast will be on time today. and today mass transit is back online in new york city, but restrictions are still in place for thousands of -- millions of people actually trying to get through those bridges and tunnels. brooklyn's battery tunnel remains closed because it is filled with water. you can see it here. the army corps of engineers just pumping the devices to begin it draining. parts of the long island railroad remain closed because tracks are blocked by downed trees and debris everywhere. just in, this is video from la guardia airport actually opening up in about an hour from right now, which was covered in rain yesterday we showed you. airlines running limited service in and out of all three new yo
by superstorm sandy. this morning the death toll is still rising. so far at least 70 people are confirmed dead. five million remain without power. but there is some good news. this is new video shot this morning at la guardia airport which is back up and running with limited service. subway service in new york city is also reopening today as well. also with limited service. now, in new jersey, the city of hoboken is a virtual island after 500 million gallons of water flooded the square mile town. officials say it will take at least two days to pump out all that water. the city's mayor says that's not the only thing the city needs to deal with from this disaster. they're picking up the pieces there. >>> in the meantime in greenwich, connecticut, firefighters just released this stunning video showing three mansions burning to the ground as sandy made landfall monday night. everyone that lived inside made it out safely, we're happy to say, but the homes, total loss. in the meantime after waiting out the storm, the candidates back on the campaign trail. we'll have a live report from capitol hill c
sandy. >> and we've got a pacific storm making its way into the bay area later today. we'll time it out to a tee at your doorstep. >>> plus two incidents to tell you about and an update on b.a.r.t. delays as well. >>> sun coming up over the bay area as we take a live look outside over san francisco. look at that flag billowing in the wind. it is thursday, november 8th. this is "today in the bay." >>> good morning to you and thanks for joining us. i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> and i'm jon kelley. good morning, everybody. yes, you may have noticed, maybe you haven't, we're waking up with a little bit of a chill in the air this morning and rain trau drops will soon be falling on our heads. let's check in with meteorologist christina loren. good morning. >> good morning to you. ahead of the front we have very gusty winds starting to pick up all across the bay area which could make for a dangerous drive if you're not aware of what you're getting into before you head in your vehicle. west-southwest winds sustained at 16 miles an hour in livermore, 13 at concord, and some strong winds in
and killed a man. we will have the details on that story coming up. >>> the cleanup continues after sandy. the latest on the recovery and what crews are doing to try to get ready for election day. >>> and counting down to that e election, both candidates making final stops in the battleground states, hoping to sway those last-minute voters. >>> right now, we give you a live look spanning over the bay bridge in the san francisco bay. another beautiful start to your day on this monday, november 5th. this is today in the bay. >>> it is 4:30, good monday morning, everybody, i'm john kelley. >> i'm marla tellez in for laura garcia-cannon. >>> first, let's check the forecast with christina loren. good morning. >> good morning to you guys. a good-looking day shaping up. temperatures cool to start. lots of 50s on your temperature map. we are headed toward near record warmth, a really good looking day shaping up, 49 in fairfield to start, 51, concord, 53 in livermore. just as quickly as our temperatures soar, we have rain on the same 7-day forecast. so lots to talk b about. 4:31. did you enjoy the
in effect right now, just trying to recover from superstorm sandy. there's one thing happening today that will bring some relief to tens of thousands affected by the storm. >>> and the out of control hollywood party that prompted police to respond in riot gear. >>> welcome back, everyone. a good thursday morning to you. all quiet, all dark over san jose, at least right now waiting for the sun's arrival. we've got a big time change coming this weekend as well sunday morning, fall back an hour. already november. >>> 4:43. police in hollywood searching for a gunman who shot into a crowd of halloween revelers injuring three people. it happened about 10:00 last night along hollywood boulevard. this morning a acce17-year-old is in critical condition. a 14-year-old boy and 25-year-old man suffered injuries. police swarmed the scene, some in riot gear, to try to control the crowd. >>> millions across the northeast waking up to another day without power. some surrounded by water. others simply looking for somewhere to call home. hurricane sandy knocking out power. president obama visiting are
where 92 people are dead and nearly four million homes without power after superstorm sandy. >> indeed that devastation of course can be found throughout the entire east coast, but among the hardest hit, new york city. this is new video released overnight of new york's metropolitan transit agency. you can see a portion of the once-flooded subway is now empty, but it's not quite ready for service there. meantime frustration growing as people just try to get into manhattan. they're forced to deal with very heavy traffic and all those large crowds you can see at the bus stops. in the city some people still without power, still without clean water. new york will be sent bottled water and ready-to-eat meals for the hardest-hit areas during this weekend. >>> and in new jersey, there is still long lines as people try to fill up their gas tanks. officials say there's plenty of gas, but they can't get it to the stations because they need that electricity to unload it. utility crews from all over the country are actually converging on the northeast to try to help, but one group is actually being
forward with their cleanup from hurricane sandy, we're going to ask the question how will that storm impact voter turnout in parts of the country tomorrow? >> and, of course, sandy still fresh in our minds and our hearts. people still trying to recover an dig out. there's a new storm targeting the region in the coming days. we want to get right to al roker who is on hard-hit stinld with more on that. good morning, al. >> good morning, savannah. house after house, instead of cars in the garage or the driveway, they have boats, and they are planning to get some of these boats out of here starting today, but that may be hampered by an oncoming nor'easter which normally we wouldn't be that worried about, but because of the weakened beaches and infrastructure this could be a big, big problem. let's take a look at where it's starting off. tomorrow morning around 8:00 a.m. it's in florida. so it's causing problems for maybe the voting in florida, especially in northern and central florida. as we make our way up the day tomorrow, we see it along the carolina coastline. by wednesday morning i
garcia-cannon. the cleanup after sandy is continuing this morning. >> new video released overnight by new york's metropolitan transit agency. you can see this once flooded subway is now empty but at this point not quite ready for service. >>> meanwhile frustration growing as people trying to get into manhattan are now forced to deal with heavy traffic, large crowds at bus stops. in the city some people still without power and clean water. new york will send bottled water and ready-to-eat meals to the hardest-hit areas this weekend. >>> in nearby new jersey there's still long lines of people out there just trying to fill up their gas tanks. officials say there is plenty of gas but they can't get to the stations because they need electricity to try to unload it. >>> amid all the mess, new jersey actually trying to make sure election day goes as planned. military trucks will serve as polling places now in some of the hardest-hit areas. >>> and utility crews from all over the country converging on the northeast, trying to help. but one group is actually being turned away. crews from alabama w
hurricane sandy continues as the days go by making the road to recovery long and painful. danielle leigh is in atlantic city. >> we need help. >> reporter: cry for help is growing louder this morning. >> something has to be done. >> reporter: parts of staten island is unlivable. >> we are devastated here. >> reporter: across the northeast, communities are tied of waiting for help. relief is long and tedious. lines are becoming the new normal for gas, food and every day travel and public transportation. >> walked across the brooklyn bridge. >> reporter: crews promise they are making progress. in atlantic city, tractors pick up the planks from the boardwalk. >> we are ready for the people to come back. >> reporter: new york city is ready to continue traditions, too. not everyone is in favor of holding the marathon. >> someone who has no home is put back out into the street. there is no plan for the city on transitional housing, but a runner from out of town will get that room. >> reporter: many are asking for federal help. >> in the cold and dark. >> reporter: tired of accepting life witho
sandy is worse than hurricane katrina. governor cuomo says sandy hit a more densely hit area. the governor says his state now needs $42 billion to recover from all that damage. $9 billion of that amount will help prepare for future storms by protecting the power grid and the cell phone network. >>> a spokesperson for the israeli army is under fire after appearing online in black face. scott mcgrew says it is a startling misstep for an organization that has been tech savvy until now. >> we were talking about how the israeli defense force was using twitter and youtube and facebook to generate support in ways that we had never seen before during war time. but this picture is doing just the opposite. this is idf spokesperson on facebook. he smeared his face with mud and he has written the caption "obama style." he has since taken his facebook pictures private. one commenter asked if it is appropriate to mock the president of the united states considering how much money the u.s. sends to israel. some context here. this picture was apparently taken at the dead sea some months ago a
, christina. >>> nothing compared to what's going on on the east coast. just a week after superstorm sandy slammed into the northeast, the hard-hit region facing another stormy blast in athena. nbc's danielle leigh reports. >> reporter: the season's first winter storm to strike the northeast continues its trek northward, dropping heavy snow and beating communities in new england with strong winds. people already battered by hurricane sandy last week barely waited for the sun to rise before starting to clean up -- again. >> good news is that we have not seen the kind of damage we saw with hurricane sandy. >> reporter: marie was without power for more than two days after the hurricane. then came the snow. >> winter last year was very mild here. and it was a wonderful, wonderful thing. so i'm kind of hoping this year will be the same. >> reporter: what you've seen so far, gosh, you think -- >> it hasn't been pretty. >> reporter: several inches of snow blanketed the region, setting a record for snowfall in the big apple. winds toppled power lines, putting pr than 100,000 people in the dark, po
>>> good morning. >>> good morning. the sequel, a strong storm hits the sandy-ravaged northeast with 40-mile-an-hour winds and heavy wet snow. in some places, up to a foot of it. but in the midst of it all, a bright moment for one storm victim.victim. >> we are cold.e cold. oh, my goodness.dness. >>> honeymoon over.n over. the day after the president is re-elected, wall street has its worst day of the year while r w republicans are trying to figure out how they let it slip away. . >>> and you go, girl., girl. the 9-year-old phenom with m wi unbelievable moves on the n the football field.ll field. why she has all the boys chasing after her today, november 8th, 2012.3 c1 >>> and good morning, everyone. welcome to "today" on a thursday morning.morning. i'm savannah gurthrie.urthrie. >> and i'm matt lauer.lauer. i love this interview that stephanie gosk was doing with w that woman.that woman. she hasn't had power since nine days ago, when the storm hit. in the middle of the interview, they were talking about that, no heat. s and the lights come on. imagine the relief you would feel.
:17 now. superstorm sandy causing some new headaches this coming holiday. travelers finding a shortage of rental cars. sandy damaging thousands, including those owned by rental compan companies. the few cars available are being offered with a very steep price. rail companies driving thousands of cars from across the country, just trying to help there and ease up the demand. take years to recover from that. >> a little bit rain in our neck of the woods. we get it. remember, earthquakes, we don't get any warning. it's always a good idea. especially as you get your thanksgiving fixings ready. maybe grab some canned goods and water. it's always a good idea to be in disaster mode even though it's hard to predict any sort of activity. we've got a good looking day shaping up. the showers are coming through. clearing out our air quality. it's not as cold as you would think it could be. with all this rain coming down. even the rain cooled air is not even dropping your temperatures into the 40s. we're into the 50s and 60s this morning. we're going to climb close to 70 degrees. as we head through
hardest-hit areas just devastated by superstorm sandy. we'll tell you where air force one is touching down today and how victims are reacting to the president's visit. we'll have that just ahead. >>> also following world news this morning. this is a live look at the gaza strip. a hotbed of activity. a hotbed of social media going on as well. it's a very interesting look. scott mcgrew will have more coming up. what are you doing there? i am making crescent bacon cheddar pinwheels. wow, i'm impressed! [ ding ] dad, the cable's out! you got that right? [ kiss ] thank you ♪ [ male announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin. here's a better idea. pillsbury grands! flaky layers biscuits in just 15 minutes the light delicate layers add a layer of warmth to your next dinner. pillsbury grands biscuits let the making begin. >>> a mangled mess after a chaotic chase and crash in san francisco. what we're learning about the driver and bicyclist who was hit just ahead. >>> a lot of questions on wall street to see how things are going to happen on the markets with some up rest not only here
. that just ahead. >>> will superstorm sandy wipe out election day on the east coast? how states are getting voters around the damage to fill out those ballots, just ahead. >>> right now we take you live out to washington, d.c. a look at a sunny white house. the entire nation stepping out to vote today. everybody talking about who's going to occupy that home for the next four years. will it be obama or romney? we're all over it on decision 2012. we're back in a matter of minutes. >>> it drenched the oost coast and cost billions in damage. many people wondering if hurricane sandy will also sink election day. the strategy to get voters around the debris and out to the polls. that just ahead. >>> plus, a live look at the oakland fire station where governor jerry brown will cast his vote. does his tax plan have a chance against the competition? >>> right now live to wall street. for the ringing in of that opening bell on this election day. we'll find out if the results will actually affect the markets coming up on this tuesday, november 6th, this is "today in the bay." >>> it is 6:30 on the nose
then become law. >>> despite widespread destruction along the east coast following super storm sandy, the election will continue. in new york city, power generators thought right now being installed in voting stations. election officials had to move or close 60 polling locations due to sandy's aftermath and at this point, they are just hopeful tuesday's vote will not have any major disruptions. >>> with tuesday's election preps under way, millions living in the east coast are still recovering from sandy's devastation. and many of the hardest hit areas, volunteers are helping the less fortunate. more than 1,000 runners for this weekend's canceled new york city marathon refocused their energy. they ran through many communities delivering food, water and warm clothes. >> lights, batteries. >> flashlights. >> whatever people need. >> thank you. >> while the recovery continues, forecasters say another major weather system is on its way. by the middle of this week, a storm from the northeast may come across the same area where sandy hit. >>> 6:56. youtube is once again asking americans to
's mapping system. >>> plus superstorm sandy and the fiscal cliff doing a number on the stock prices. for that and more we turn it over to seema mody for all of your business news. seema, good morning. >> reporter: everything you need. very good morning to you, guys. let's take a look at the markets first. futures lower after stocks continued their downward trend. the markets are now down 5% since election day. investors are measuring the risk of the economy going over the fiscal cliff and impact of hurricane sandy. reports shows manufacturing and economic activity fell in new york state as outages knocked out factories. in terms of how the markets ended yesterday, the dow fell 28 while the nasdaq lost about 10 points. in other news, the map app battle between apple and google is heating up. google is putting out the final touches on a new app that will work on apple phones. if it's accepted into itunes ill will compete with apple's new soft more. apple removed google maps as a standard app when it released its latest software in september. but that move back fired as consumes compla
floats and one very special float this year, one that honors the first responders to superstorm sandy. of course so many in this area affected by that storm. everyone who's a part of the parade today also wearing a red cross pin to remember not only those lost but those trying to recover and trying to rebuild. a big part of that is getting back to what's normal. and what's normal here in new york is this huge parade on thanksgiving morning. more than three million people will beelining the streets here. more than 50 million people watching at home. jon and laura, i hope it will we on at your houses as well. >> it's a given. >> reporter: i'm jay dwgray. happy thanksgiving. >> happy thanksgiving to you, jay. thanks a lot. enjoy it. >> actually they're going to play it twice, i think, nbc. >> which is very smart. if you missed it or just want to watch it again, enjoy the magic all over. around here we're enjoying a lot of sunshine. mother nature hooking us up this thanksgiving. >> she is hooking us up. we had to get through that rain yesterday but it cleared just in time for people to hi
thousands here and there all over again. >> reporter: good morning. first it was sandy, now it's the nor'easter that's pounding the eastern seaboard with rain, wind and snow. she's knocking out power yet again to hundreds of thousands of people who just had it restored in new york and new jersey. in trenton, new jersey, powerful waves are causing new fears of flooding for communities that are already washed out. several communities in long island now covered in white. people there cannot even get gas as shipments there have been delayed. and from connecticut to rhode island, 3 to 6 inches of snow have fallen in the past 24 hours alone. that is still less than the 8 inches that have fallen in some parts of massachusetts. people up and down the east coast proving they are resilient. >> kind of laughing about it at this point. it's unneefbelievable to go fro hurricane to a nor'easter in the same ten days. >> reporter: parts of southern new england are expected to receive 3 to 5 inches of snow today, 8 inches in higher elevations. as for flights, no surprise, dozens more are canceled at the
superstorm sandy. we'll tell you why the amusement park ride might not be pulled from the water after all. >>> not everybody happy about black friday, gray thursday. walmart employees protesting in landover, maryland, this morning. we'll see much of that across the country. >>> good morning to you. giving you a live look of the sunrise, candlestick point coming to you from our san bruno camera. we also have a live look of what it looks like in san francisco. yes, you can see some nice, clear blue skies. the buildings all lit up. it is the hall kay season. thanks for waking up with us, 6:39. >>> sad news to report here. two people are dead, more than 80 people hurt after at least 140 cars collided in southeast texas. it was a chain reaction crash, happened during heavy fog at about 8:45 thanksgiving morning on interstate 10, 80 miles east of houston. a man and woman inside a chevy suburban decide after their suv was krurkd crushed by a tractor-trailer. sheriff's deputies say the fog was so thick at first they didn't even realize they were dealing with multiple crashes. >>> we have all seen
to be the symbol of strength for those who survived superstorm sandy. this year's tree comes from mount olive, new jersey. just a couple of weeks ago, crews cut down the 50-year-old tree from a yard. the storm left him with no power, knocking down two of the trees in his yard. but this spruce stood tall. it's now been decorated with more than 30,000 lights and popped with a crystal star to light up the sky from rockefeller center. look at all that. >> it's just great after everything, all the devastation we've been through, we can -- >> he says he hopes his tree can give joy to the thousands people who visit rockefeller center and those still struggling to recover from sandy. >> will draw positivity from anywhere they can right now. still to come on "today in the bay," we'll have a live look at the golden gate bridge. all those high wind warnings in effect. live team coverage next. >>> severe weather is what we're following. a live look. there's a high wind warning in effect. drivers on all of the bay area bridges asked to use extra caution this morning. >>> this is a view from our live camera ato
lugar probably would have won that race. >> and there's so much talk that sandy helps obama win this. do you think this hurt romney this happened? >> it may have a bit. hurricane sandy afforded the president an opportunity to look presidential and his response was widely hailed by many of the governors in the states that were affected, especially chris christie, being pleased with the republican's response. i think that certainly didn't hurt. he's got the president and eebs got the experience. >> we'll talk about the marriage and legalizing marijuana in our next go around. >> one of the biggest decisions voters had to make whether to approve a tax increase to fund education. this morning, it appears prop 30 has passed. 54% to 46%. governor brown expected to react to the victory later on today. i'm sure he's going to come out a very happy man but also very relieved. this was tough. >> yeah, good morning to you, jon. this was a huge victory for governor brown. at an election watch party, he told supporters basically in the end proposition 30 sold itself. that californians believe in school
images this morning showing the wrath of superstorm sandy. look at the video from new york port authority. shows water gushing into a station in hoboken, new jersey, as record level sea water surged above 13 feet as we are all getting these images, even now, still cannot even believe some of the things you see. matt and savannah, back to you. >> thanks very much. >>> alice here with a check of the weather, bud. >> things are quiet in the east. big problems in the pacific northwest. big storm system coming in, bringing in rain, heavy rain later today on into tonight as a combination cold front, low pressure system pushes in and brings that heavy rain. one to two inches of rain and there's going to be a lot of >>> good friday morning to you. showers increasing at this point. make sure you're ready for a slick commute. you can see most of the bay area at this point getting some light to moderate showers, some heavy rain on the way to half moon bay in the next half hour or so. we'll continue to see light showers, embedded thunderstorms throughout the day today. keep the umbrella handy all thr
sandy after taking a strong stance on the looming fiscal cliff telling lawmakers that the economy cannot afford a tax increase on all americans. republican leaders say raising income tax rates on wealthier americans could hurt job creation. >>> after a rough closing on wednesday over those fiscal cliff fears, wall street is once again on edge this morning as new figures show the 17-nation euro zone has officially fallen back into a recession. and workers protest there are sweeping across the continent. kayla tausche is at the new york stock exchange with more. kayla, good morning. >> good morning, natalie. the congressional budget office has warned that failing to fix the $600 billion in tax and spending cuts would drive the u.s. into recession, which has been relatively strong compared to europe with rising unemployment and unrest, as well as china where big questions loom over the direction of the world's second largest economy under new leadership. president obama yesterday called for tax cuts to the middle class immediately. that followed business leaders and a big meeting there, one
. rental cars almost impossible to find because thousands of them were flooded by hurricane sandy. if you're trying to get a rental car, probably didn't have much luck. as far as air travel, good news, it's down from last year, so the airports will be a little emptier. when you're shopping for airfare, that's down as well. about 11%. the average price for a ticket within the u.s. today is $188. finally, buses, cruise ships and trains, 1.3 million americans traveling that way today. so here we are on i-95. we're hoping to get back to you matt. i hear you're cooking dinner. >> you might want to head in the other direction. thank you very much. good to see you. >> you're cooking but he's not invited? >> don't want my cooking, that's all. >> let's get a check of the top stories. natalie morales is at the news desk. >> good morning savannah and matt and everyone. a last-ditch effort to save hostess brands has failed. the second largest union broke down late tuesday. the cake maker heads to bankruptcy court today to let a judge decide what the company can liquidate. there may be hopes for twink
two weeks after superstorm sandy 120,000 homes and businesses remain in the dark. this is american red cross and criticism to the response saying its work has been near flawless, but in some hard hit areas like breezy point new york, residents have seen no sign of the relief organizations. >>> in a landmark vote, greek lawmakers approved the country's 2013 austerity budget. it is a major step forward securing a 40 billion rescue loan to prevent greece going bankrupt. >>> a full on throw down at the phoenix international raceway after nascar stars jeff gordon and clint boyar got into a bump. gordon slowed down, after weeks of dust up. the road rage didn't stop there. pit crews from both teams got into it in the garage area. nascar is considering what penalties to inflict on the two. as you heard, matt, savannah, al, gordon saying he's not going to apologize. >> might want to be careful when he gets in the car next time. that's not going to end well. >> like a hockey game broke out. >> i know. >>> mr. roker, what's the weather look like? >> we have a vigorous cold front making it across
in and helping out those victims of hurricane sandy. the city's emergency manager, one of eight in the state of california deploying to new york to try and help with that recovery effort. the effort is all part of a national agreement allowing states to share emergency resources. >>> this morning, contra costa county will continue its battle against the west nile virus. weather permitting, vector control is planning the ground fogging at the former naval weapons station in concord. the area is bordered by sassoon bay, kinney boulevard, port chicago highway and stevens road. the fogging is scheduled to start just before 6:00 this morning and should last about an hour. >>> all right. 5:06 right now, some of those warm temperatures might have those mosquitoes trying to come back out in force. christina loreson here to tell us about a nice sunny day ahead. >> you are right. might come back a couple of days as temperatures are going to be reminiscent of that of late august. temperatures today close to 90 degrees in some of your bay area cities. this is the reason y look how crystal clear it is in
, jon and laura. >>> the governor of new york says in some ways superstorm sandy is worse than hurricane katrina. governor andrew cuomo said sandy hit a more densely populated area and caused more costly damage than katrina. the governor says his state needs $42 billion to recover from the damage. $9 billion of that would amount to help to prepare for future storms by protecting the power grid and the cell phone networks. >>> a new report by the pennsylvania task force on child protection recommending some new changes to state law in the wake of the sex abuse scandal at penn state. the report calls for improvement to exactly how child abuse is reported. it also calls for new laws and improvements for training for state workers. of course 68-year-old jerry sandusky, the former penn state football coach convicted of sexually abusing boys on campus over the course of several decades. >>> 6:41. coming up, are you a target for breast cancer because of where you live? a surprising survey of bay area counties just ahead. >>> plus we'll tell you about an all-out manhunt. the search for a suspect
on many global maps doesn't really exist. scientists at the university of sydney set out to explore sandy island. they could see it on global maps but not their ship's map. when they got to the area, there was no island. all they could see was the sea. >> it's completely possible that it was a human error in digitizing these maps at some stage and it's just entered the database as one and it stuck around inside the database because no scientific vessels have actually been in that region for a very, very long time. >> the maps scientists were using was from the world vector shoreline database, the cia and google earth. >>> we brought this to you live yesterday, a record-breaking crowd in the south bay. thousands showing up in san jose to work off some of that prethanksgiving dinner, the calories at least. the most runners ever took part in the eighth annual silicon valley turkey trot in downtown san jose. runners came from all over the bay area and really as far away as singapore, stockholm and india. the fund-raiser also brought in a lot of money. $1 million, which included a half a milli
following out following the aftermath of superstorm sandy. more than 150 employees actually volunteered to help restore power. spent the past would weeks in some of the hardest hit areas of new york. more than 2 million homeowners were left in the dark when superstorm sandy hi the eastern seaboard. as of today more than 14,000 homes and businesses on new york's long island are still without power. that power is, however, expected to be turned back on fully a some point today. >>> would nurses working at the santa clara county jail have been arrested for allegedly stealing drugs is a that were supposed for the inmate's medical care. 50-year-old elmer elgado and 54-year-old rodolfo indian were taken into custody last week following an investigation. the sheriff's office says that personal belongings and storage lockers were searched and two nurses were in possession of controlled substances outside the scope of their work duties. >>> martinez police still looking for thieves who targeted a fire fighter's union hall. this past weekend $2,500 worth of equipment was taken from the shortage s
special this year is one that honors all of the first responders to superstorm sandy. of course that's affected this area so dramatically, and we know that there are a lot of people, the survivors of that, who are just devastated by the storm who were actually given front row seats to this parade so hopefully they'll enjoy their thanksgiving. it will be a bit different than it has been in years past. for a lot of people, this is what's normal about thanksgiving in new york city. more than three million will line the streets here, more than 50 million watching at home. it's going to be a great day. the weather is perfect. it's a great start to a great thanksgiving. that's the latest live here in new york. now back to you. >> yeah, looks like the sun is shining on your face there, which is a great day for a parade. some years it's rainy out there ir . >> reporter: yeah, it's awesome. >> clear as a bell. thanks a lot, jay. you know, you can watch the 86th annual macy's thanksgiving day parade right here on nbc bay area. our coverage is going to start at 9:00 this morning after a special
and large boots to get around. >>> it is 6:41. coming up, two weeks still no power of sandy. we'll till you about the lingering aftermaths from the superstorm just ahead. >>> and what started as a sex scandal now turns into a serious security scare. we'll have more on the fallout over the resignation of cia chief and four-star general david petraeus. we'll have that just ahead. >>> and a live look outside. sunrise over the south bay this morning. a cool start to the morning, but a warmup in effect. we'll check in with christina. she has a look at the temperature. good morning! wow. want to start the day with something heart healthy and delicious? you're a talking bee... honey nut cheerios has whole grain oats that can help lower cholesterol. and it tastes good? sure does! right... ♪ wow. delicious, right? yeah. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... ♪ well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be healthy. >>> it is 6:44. overnight we've learned who sparked the fbi investigation that uncovered the extramarital affair between four-star general david petraeus and biogr
seep the images of destruction from hurricane sandy and perhaps one of the most memorable is the seaside heights new jersey roller coaster sitting in the atlantic ocean after the storm just battered the boardwalk it was sitting on. this morning there's word that coaster may actually stay in the water. the mayor of seaside heights says he's working with the coast guard to see if it's stable enough to stay put. he said it would make a great tourist attraction. no official decision has been made. meantime construction on the new boardwalk is expected to be finished in time for the memorial day weekend. i guess a tourist attraction at a great distance. >>> here in the bay area, you're heading out to get some shopping done. colon cool conditions. >> cool conditions. maybe you want to go for a jog. maybe you're feeling a little guilty about those five pieces of pie, this girl right here. maybe dark clothes necessary for today. 42 in concord, 42 in livermore. yeah, you know it's brisk out there. we've got good air quality due to the recent rain and we have more rain on the way bu
. superstorm sandy just hammering everything in sight, including a long list of damaged vehicles out on that east coast. auto experts from say 300,000 new and used cars could end up in the market. unscrupulous dealers are using illegal techniques when they alter or conceal information on a damaged car. but they tell us there are simple tests to avoid being taken. >> because when a car is -- sits in standing water, particularly in saltwater, that car will take on a smell that's very difficult to get rid of. >> you can pull up a vehicle history report or look for the visual clues like dirty water lines or maybe some fish in the back seat? there's nothing illegal about selling those cars just as long as consumers are told before a purchase. >> you can't just febreze. >>> seven members of the unit known as s.e.a.l. team 6 are in trouble for helping out electronic arts. they paid them to consult on the new video game. the deputy commander says the s.e.a.l.s provided classified information. one of the s.e.a.l.s was actually part of the mission that killed osama bin laden. the s
angels left homeless because of superstorm sandy. >> we are back here at animal care and control in new york city where sadly the cages are still full with wonderful little doggies like this little guy. he is a handsome and a beauty. rocky is what? a spaniel docson mix? >> yeah, and rescued as a stray. >> he's so sweet and energetic. can you see his tail is going a mile a minute? wonderful dog for children and families. this beautiful boy is charlie. >> charlie's a 6-month-old, still a puppy. >> and so affectionate and just perfect for this weather because it is cold. >> he's got a coat on, doesn't he? >> this 1-year-old poodle mix named cotton ball is so sweet, but she is a little frightened, right? >> yeah, found her hiding underneath a car. someone rescued her. >> she's in great shape, wasn't injured. >> and she's been adjusting really, really well. >> and finally we have meow to wow. and these little angels lucy and simba are survivors from superstorm sandy, but tragically their owners lost everything, their home, and now they're up for adoption. >> we'd like to keep them together s
midland beach and residents here, like in other parts of the region, now know surviving sandy means surviving the two weeks after it. make no mistake. help is here and things are getting better, but because of scenes like this some are calling this the new normal and those who are actually living it say it's miserable and there's nothing normal about it. >> reporter: a utility crew on long island is just getting to the downed tree and the web of wires it took down. residents forced to put up their own sign to warn people of the danger. their patience, like their power, is gone. >> the fact that it's two weeks later, and we still have live wires on our street is completely unacceptable. >> reporter: unacceptable and reaching a breaking point for mothers like barbara trying to get their families back on track. her son jack just celebrated his 6th birthday in a cold, dark house. not even jack's smile could stop mom's tears. >> very hard. >> reporter: part of the frustration is that the vast majority of the 8 million plus who lost power have it back. so far the tens of thousands still i
: and the flutteringly sweet tooth fairy, the glimmering drowsy sandman. >> sandy, sandy? >> reporter: all work together. >> each of those lights is a child. >> naughty or nice we protect them. >> you don't want me. >> reporter: jack's problem is he doesn't feel believed in or very important but is recruited to join them as the newest guardian. >> music. ♪ >> what makes you think i want to be a guardian? >> of course you do? to save the world's children from the villain, pitch black. he makes kids' hopes and beliefs disappear. >> it's fear. we caught up with the voice of jack frost, actor chris pine. >> you don't want me. you're all hard working deadlines and i'm snowballs. >> reporter: must have been tough to do those scenes all alone. >> i'm not looking at anybody, looking at a page of dialogue and a microphone. they brought alex in for my character jack frost and the santa claus. >> am i on the naughty list? >> on the naughty list. you hold the record. >> reporter: it was actually harder to do with alec there so i was more taken with what watching what alec was doing. >> the children are in danger.
storm aimed at the hard hit northeast. and al is in sandy point, new jersey, again this morning. al, good morning to you. >> they built this berm, this dune a mile long yesterday to protect against the nor'easter yesterday to put in an access point and bringing in dump trucks to bring in more sand to protect against a storm surge. let's show you the northeast, because they are making a way along the new jersey coast and bringing in strong northeasterly winds and wind gusts from 30 to 40 miles per hour, and we are expecting airport delays along the i-95 corridor and expecting storm surge from two to four feet of storm surge along the eastern board. the storm surge is going to be causing problems on the beach erosion, and shore waves of 8 to 12 feet. and we have rain with the system. we are talking about anywhere from two to four inches of rain, but look at what is behind it. along the new york/new jersey shoreline, on into pennsylvania and upstate new york, we are talking about snow. some areas are picking up six to nine inches of snow. the philadelphia area has a winter storm warnin
't have any. that's because a lot people lost their cars during sandy so good idea to plan for that. >>> welcome back. busy travel day. showers clearing out just in time for you to hit the highway safely. as i widen out, show you the entire bay area. you can see, not a whole lot of rain leftover. what is left over is sizzlie f quickly. back to you guys. >>> san jose police on the scene of a hit and run. hit while walking in the intersection of jackson and story in east san jose. there is a closure in place at that intersection. we're now finding out that vta not involved in the crash but has rerouted a bus line, bus line 70. there is no word on the pedestri pedestrian's condition or how long the intersection will be closed. >>> coming up, first, attacks by air, and now attacks on the ground in israel. the bus explosion that could escalate the tension and violence along gaza strip. we'll have that and more just ahead. >>> hewlett-packard stock this close to turning to the positive. we'll have the latest on the financial debacle. >>> this morning, we are watching the weather. we take
to recover after superstorm sandy. this as dropping temperatures and a new storm bare down on the region. a nor'easter set to slam the region on wednesday. state officials are working to ease the voting process for displaced people allowing voters in emergency zones to vote at any polling station they can access. >>> prosecutors at lewis mccord say that staff sergeant robert bales went on a killing spree in two afghan villages last march after drinking with fellow soldiers, watching a movie about rejeng killings and discussing a friend who had lost a leg. he's accused of carrying out one of the worst wars a trosties over the last ten years and faces murder and six counts of attempted murder. the 39-year-old has not entered a plea, but attorneys say he has post-traumatic stress disorder. prosecutors showed video of bales surrendering taken by surveillance blimps. >>> now let's head to wall street. >> the markets like certainty, whatever the reaction in the next few days, investors will shift focus to how to avoid the fiscal cliff. automatically traded at the end of year. back to you. >> m
caused by hurricane sandy drivers can buy gas every other day based on odd or even license plate numbers. mayor michael bloomberg said only 1/4 of the city's gas stations were open because of power outages or delayed fuel shipments. >>> now for a look at what's trending today, our quick round up of what has you talking online. "dancing with the stars" cohost brooke burke revealed in an online video thursday that she is going to have surgery for thyroid cancer. >> doctors say that this is like a good cancer to have that. that sounds so crazy but my doctor did tell me this is a happily ever after ending kind of thing. >> the 41-year-old mother of four said the surgery will leave her with a scar on her neck but she plans to make a positive out of the negative and be a really good patient. >>> thousands of twi-hard "twilight" fans already camping out in los angeles for monday's premiere of the sequel "breaking dawn part two." red carpet guests include "twilight" megastar taylor lautner who will be here live in our studio this morning. the movie opens nationwide next friday. >>> and everyone
. this is an 80-foot tree, and a little extra special this year. >> reporter: it withstood hurricane sandy. >> what would christmas be without santa? >> hi, santa. >> how is it going? >> i love this tree. i love the smell of spruce in the morning. you know, it brings the holiday spirit right here to new york city from the good friends over in new jersey, really gone through a blast here the last few weeks. >> really need the holiday. >> brought some north pole weather. tell you what. better than the warm weather you had the other day. >> are you ready for the holiday? >> absolutely ready. just opened it at radio city music hall last night so we're very excited about that. >> the 85th anniversary. >> 85 years. >> spectacular. >> we've been dancing in new york. >> and you need some visitors. >> you don't look a day over 85 and a half and a half. >>tweaking the list, on balance have the girls and boys been naughty or nice? >> glad you said that rather than good or bad. i would have to say the boys are a little bit more on the naughty list. >> santa. >> i'm working on it. >> as soon as natalie
crowded heading over the water. >> 5:56. sandy is gone but she's still causing trouble. long lines for cagas continue i the northeast. what some people are now being asked to do. >>> right now we'll take you out for a live look over san francisco. that is the palace of fine arts. it looks kind of clear out there, very crisp. cooler temperatures coming our way along with some rain. christina loren will be here to fill us in. back in a matter of minutes. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin too bad the guys aren't here we're clear. ok, swarm! swarm! hello [ female announcer ] pillsbury chocolate chip cookies. let the making begin >>> good news for a bad bay area bottleneck. the question is, is your commute going to get worse before it gets any better? >>> plus an apartment building on the outside, a drug lab on the inside. we'll tell you about the rare disco
the risk of the economy going over the fiscal cliff and the impact of hurricane sandy. reports showed manufacturing and economic activity fell in new york state and the philadelphia area this month as outages and flooding knock out factories. we get data out on industrial production today. the dow falling about 28 points in yesterday's trade and the nasdaq losing about 10 points to close at 2836. back to you. >> all right, seema, thank you much. >>> laura and john -- jon, yesterday you were talking about lyft. also this air b & b. there's this whole industry springing up that is this shared economy. the idea private citizens can give rides in their car or renting out their apartments. we'll talk about that on "press here" after "meet the press." we'll talk about the difference between the rules and beingi disruptive. >> breaking it down on "press here." >>> just in time for thanksgiving, nbc bay area teaming up with safeway stores to help fight hunger across the bay area. the food drive taking place tomorrow benefitting local food banks. >> we've got a live look this morning with bob
, analysts expect sales to be 1.6% rise. the east coast will have a big impact from hurricane sandy. we've got target and macy's both below expectations. but on a high note small businesses hit it big on cyber monday. the digital research firm big commerce said a surge in orders drove overall revenue for small chains and mom and pop stores up 25%. the average order price was also 8% higher. online shoppers bought so much stuff local retailers were averaging about two orders per second and that is about four times the normal daily volume. but i don't know, i like shopping in store at a small boutique, mom and pop store, but i do shop online for the big department stores. maybe i'm alone on that. >> well, we're a growing minority. all right, bertha coombs, thank you much. >>> we try to hold a high standard here and jon just pointed out i made a mistake on that groupon where it says 2001 on the video i just showed you a minute ago. it makes me feel a little silly when i point out somebody else's mistake. yahoo!'s ceo marissa mayer at fortune, this was yesterday. yesterday they misspelled m
blue fleece jacket that you wore basically everywhere during the aftermath of hurricane sandy. good stuff. but i wish -- i'd like to see the full thing of the guy fieri. >> exactly. a lot of fun. >>> a lot of fun this weekend as well. we want to check the forecast with meteorologist christina loren who has a look at the week ahead. >> a lot happening this weekend. thanksgiving on friday, then a lot of the trees will be lit on friday. i get to have the pleasure of lighting up the ghirardelli square christmas tree. see you out there at 5:30 friday night. 66 in fremont today, 66 in redwood city. looking good for today. a lot of sunshine on tap but then the rain arrives as we head through your tuesday. we'll time that coming up. first i want to check on your drive of he was busy collecting the donations in fremont. >> good morning. thanks for coming out. christina has thanked you as well. looking over to the peninsula, reports of a german shepherd running around on the freeway. we took a look, no one slamming on the brakes. no slowing through the area. hopefully that disappears off of t
imposed a gas rationing plan to ease long lines in the wake of hurricane sandy. drivers are assigned even or odd days according to their license plate numbers. police are stationed at individual gas stations to make sure everyone is following the rules. >>> and that weekend at the box office, sounds like something you're interested in. >> maybe so. takes a lot to get me to the movies these days. two movies, both with a 93% fresh rating on the new movie review site rotten tomatoes. first up "lincoln." this is directed by steven spielberg starring danielle day lewis as abraham lincoln. i think it looks very intriguing. it's rated pg-13. >> also bond is back. that's right, daniel craig in the latest as 007. this one rated pg-13. final question, where did scott mcgrew get a pinata at 6:00 a.m.? >> there was a friday in the newsroom. it's friday. have a great weekend.
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